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Security Control Center Operator

Northwestern Mutual

Northwestern Mutual

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Milwaukee, WI, USA
Posted on Sunday, February 11, 2024
At Northwestern Mutual, we are strong, innovative and growing. We invest in our people. We care and make a positive difference.

Full-time role with benefits at a Fortune 100 company!

Hours : 1st Shift - Sunday-Thursday 6:00AM - 2:30PM

What's the role?

The Security Control Center Operator creates an environment that inspires others to achieve theirs by blending a thorough knowledge of security processes and technology with company values to take appropriate actions that promote and maintain safety and security for people and facilities. Security Control Center Operators post in our enterprise security operations centers, patrol our campuses in Milwaukee and Franklin, and provide security at Company special events.

Location : Milwaukee, WI Corporate

Primary Duties And Responsibilities

  • In security operations centers, monitor and dispatch alarms received from integrated security technology (access control, CCTV, intercoms and fire alarms) and building automation systems.
  • Coordinate response to emergency incidents using security technology and two-way radios, handle incoming/outgoing telephonic and electronic communication, process ID cards, and document activities using a variety of methods.
  • Use an engagement model of behavior and make proactive observations of potential risks to ensure a safe and secure campus experience for our workforce and visitors. Serve as a first responder to emergency incidents.
  • Using standard practices and good judgment, identify and respond to urgent situations to maintain safety for people and property.
  • Monitor the operations center; conduct safety and security checks/audits as required.
  • Provide security related services to Northwestern Mutual employees and visitors in a way that demonstrates customer service, tact, confidentiality, and integrity.
  • Participate in the continuous improvement of processes and services to develop your career and advance the capabilities of the team.
  • Use solid critical thinking, interpersonal, and communication skills to resolve issues effectively.


  • High School Graduate or GED required.
  • A minimum of two years of experience in a corporate or professional environment that includes performance under demanding conditions.
  • Excellent customer service in a professional environment.
  • Experience using video management and access control systems.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft suite of products.
  • Valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record.
  • Able to work weekends and some holidays as part of the work schedule.
  • Associates degree or 60 credits of post-secondary education from an accredited institution preferred.
  • Current certification in First Aid/CPR/AED and bloodborne pathogen training preferred. Must be certified within first 6 months of employment.


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Northwestern Mutual pays on a geographic-specific salary structure and placement in the salary range for this position will be determined by a number of factors including the skills, education, training, credentials and experience of the candidate; the scope, complexity as well as the cost of labor in the market; and other conditions of employment. At Northwestern Mutual, it is not typical for an individual to be hired at or near the top of the range for their role and compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. Please note that the salary range listed in the posting is the standard pay structure. Positions in certain locations (such as California) may provide an increase on the standard pay structure based on the location. Please click here for additional information relating to location-based pay structures.

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We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age or status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you work or would be working in California, Colorado, New York City, Washington or outside of a Corporate location, please click here for information pertaining to compensation and benefits.


We’re excited about the potential people bring to Northwestern Mutual. You can grow your career here while enjoying first-class perks, benefits, and commitment to diversity and inclusion.

  • Flexible work schedules
  • Concierge service
  • Comprehensive benefits
  • Employee resource groups

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